Madressa of Nuruddin Zangi

Madressa of Nuruddin Zangi

External view of the Madressa – Photo: Wikipedia Commons

The Nuruddin madressa (seminary) is located around the Khayattin Souk, along the walled city of Damascus. It also includes a mosque (masjid) and the tomb of Nuruddin Zangi, a major Muslim commander who fought against the Second Crusade.

Tomb of Nuruddin Zangi

The tomb of Nuruddin Zangi – Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Reference:  Wikipedia

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